Policy dialogue, the role of conservation in tourism development in Uganda on 7th May 2015 at Makerere University, starting at 1:30 pm
Members of Uganda Wildlife Society and, the General Public
Re: Policy dialogue, the role of conservation in tourism development in Uganda on 7th May 2015 at Makerere University, starting at 1:30 pm
Towards her Vision, Wildlife and Humans Living in Harmony and, within her mandate of promoting sustainable natural resource use and management through conservation oriented policy dialogues, advocacy, research and, community initiatives demonstrating linkages between conservation and people’s livelihoods, Uganda Wildlife Society (UWS) in collaboration with Makerere University Schools of Forestry, Environment and Geographical Sciences (SFEGS) and Biological Sciences (SBS), Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), National Forestry Authority (NFA) and Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities (MTWA) is convening a policy dialogue on 7th May 2015.
The Dialogue will be held in the Department of Environmental Management (Formerly MUIENR) Lecture Room, Starting at 2:00 pm. Within the theme; the role of conservation in tourism development in Uganda, key speakers will be Assoc. Prof James Okot Okumu, Dr. Barirega Akakwansa (MTWA), Mr. Samuel Amanya (UWA), representatives from NFA, SFEGS, SBSs and, Mr. Laster Stoney Ogola (UWS).
The purpose of this communication is to invite you members of UWS and the general public to come and participate in our policy dialogue on 7th May 2015 at the Department of Environmental Management, Makerere University, starting at 1.30 pm. For your preparation, a detailed programme is provided herein page 2.
Looking forward to your participation
C.C: Professor Joseph Obua, Chairperson UWS
UGANDA WILDLIFE SOCIETY POLICY DIALOGUE TO TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY 7TH MAY, 2015 AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, STARTING AT 1.30 PM
Table: Policy Dialogue on 7th May 2015 at Makerere University, programme
|Particulars||Person responsible||Time||Session Chair|
|Arrival and Registration of participants||All participants||1:30 – 1:50 pm||UWS staff|
|National Anthem, Prayer||All participants||1:51 – 1:54 pm|
|Welcome and Dialogue Opening Remarks||Associate Professor James Okot Okumu||1.55 – 1.59 pm||Assoc. Prof. James Okot-Okumu (SFEGS)|
|Dialogue Theme: The Role of Conservation on Tourism Development in Uganda|
|Key Speaker 1:||Dr. Barirega Akakwansa
|2:00 – 2: 30 pm||Assoc. Prof. James Okot-Okumu (DEM)|
|Key Speaker 2:||Mr. Samuel Amanya (UWA)||2: 35 – 3: 05 pm|
|Key Speaker 3:||Representative NFA||3: 10 – 3:40 pm|
|Speaker 4:||Student Representative (SFEG and SBS)||3: 45 – 4: 00 pm|
|Speaker 5:||Laster Stoney Ogolla||4: 00 – 4.20 pm|
|Question and Answer session||All participants||4:250 – 4:50 pm|
|Dialogue Closing Remarks||Associate Prof James Okot Okumu (SFEG)||4: 51 – 5:00 pm|
|Departure||All participants||5:01- 5: 15 pm|
NOTICE OF UGANDA WILDLIFE SOCIEY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
May 1, 2015
Members of the Uganda Wildlife Society
RE: NOTICE OF UGANDA WILDLIFE SOCIEY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Members, within provisions of the Uganda Wildlife Society Constitution, this is to notify you that the Uganda Wildlife Society Annual General Meeting (AGM), the 15th will take place on Friday 29th May 2015 at Hotel Africana starting at 2.00 pm. Access the Society 2014 reports (drafts) online
and, the AGM agenda herein page 2.
I look forward to seeing you.
Professor Joseph Obua
Chairperson, Uganda Wildlife Society